[Buildroot] [PATCH v6 3/6] package/polkit: add systemd service file.

Adam Duskett aduskett at gmail.com
Sun Dec 8 18:46:58 UTC 2019


On Sun, Dec 8, 2019 at 7:04 AM Thomas Petazzoni
<thomas.petazzoni at bootlin.com> wrote:
> On Fri,  6 Dec 2019 15:46:46 -0800
> aduskett at gmail.com wrote:
> > From: Adam Duskett <Aduskett at gmail.com>
> >
> > - Add polkit.service for systemd based systems.
> Why aren't you using the one from polkit itself? There is one in
> data/polkit.service.in, which gets compiled to polkit.service, and
> apparently installed if HAVE_SYSTEMD is enabled. There also a D-Bus
> service file at data/org.freedesktop.PolicyKit1.service.in.
I guess I could.

> > - Add a polkitd user upon which /usr/lib/polkit-1/polkitd relies.
> > - Set appropriate directory permissions to allow the polkitd user to
> >   access rules and actions.
> > - Set appropriate default attributes for the pkexec binary.
> These could be done separately from the systemd service file addition.
No, they can't. The user is required to access those particular
directories during
the service startup.

I explained that in IRC.

> Thomas
> --
> Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Bootlin
> Embedded Linux and Kernel engineering
> https://bootlin.com

I don't have time to make a new patch set, so I am going to just mark the entire
patch series as rejected and move on.

If anybody else wants to resurrect this patch series they may do so.


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